Warriors’ Green, fueled by doubters, cherishes title

During his seasonlong rise to NBA prominence, Draymond Green didn’t spend much time publicly reflecting on his own journey. Perhaps he was too busy producing wins and building a reputation, busy leading and rebounding, defending and trash talking.

Tuesday night, after his triple-double helped the Golden State Warriors wrap up the NBA Finals with a 105-97 Game 6 victory at Cleveland, the 25-year-old former Michigan State star from Saginaw was in a reflective mood.

He reportedly left the court yelling toward his mother, “Mom, they told me I can’t play in this league!” – Read more at Freep.com

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